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"Believe in a love that is being stored up for you like an inheritance" Rainer Maria Rilke

I bought this beautiful book, Letters to a Young Poet, a couple of weeks ago- no doubt I’ve read it all by the time you read this! 321 more words


Words // Wisdom: Rainer Maria Rilke

“Be patient toward all that is unsolved in your heart and try to love the questions themselves, like locked rooms and like books that are now written in a very foreign tongue.

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Rainer Maria Rilke

A Walk
Rainer Maria Rilke

My eyes already touch the sunny hill.
going far ahead of the road I have begun.
So we are grasped by what we cannot grasp; 47 more words

Thursday Poetry

My Weekend and a Surprise!

As I mentioned in my post on Friday, I was going to the Medieval Festival in Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire over the weekend. I went with my family yesterday, but my mum had a surprise in store for us on Saturday. 125 more words

Out And About

"The Spanish Dancer" by Rainer Maria Rilke

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Somewhere along the way, Rainer Maria Rilke’s poetry was conscripted into the New Age movement. It isn’t that being associated with New Age spirituality is a bad thing, but it has left out much of Rilke’s work. 547 more words



Give yourself to the air
To what you cannot hold
To feeling, the entered breathing
And expanded until you

No longer had a heart
But became every heart… 134 more words